The Data Scientist’s Toolbox

Price:Free

Date: On request

Type: e-learning

Category: Data Science/Data Analytics

Language: English

City: Online

Training Description:

In this course you will get an introduction to the main tools and ideas in the data scientist's toolbox. The course gives an overview of the data, questions, and tools that data analysts and data scientists work with. There are two components to this course. The first is a conceptual introduction to the ideas behind turning data into actionable knowledge. The second is a practical introduction to the tools that will be used in the program like version control, markdown, git, GitHub, R, and RStudio.

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WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Set up R, R-Studio, Github and other useful tools

  • Understand the data, problems, and tools that data analysts use

  • Explain essential study design concepts

  • Create a Github repository

Speakers:

Jeff Leek, PhD

Associate Professor, Biostatistics

Bloomberg School of Public Health

1,303,251Learners

20Courses

Image of instructor, Roger D. Peng, PhD

Roger D. Peng, PhD

Associate Professor, Biostatistics

Bloomberg School of Public Health

1,281,707Learners

27Courses

Image of instructor, Brian Caffo, PhD

Brian Caffo, PhD

Professor, Biostatistics

Bloomberg School of Public Health

1,303,304Learners

21Courses

Professional skills

Git/Github

R programming

Data analysis

Data Science

Data Science Tools

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Training Center Details

Type: LLC/OJSC/CJSC

Number of Employees: 500-1500